Ah-Nab-Awen Bicentennial Park
GRHC - 2007
The marker is placed on the slope of one of the symbolic Indian mounds. The inscription reads, "Ah-Nab-Awen Bicentennial Park, This name was officially adopted July 14-15, 1979 at the homecoming of the Three Fires Festival honoring the three major Indian tribes of Michigan, the Ottawa, Potowatomi and Chippewa. Ah-Nab-Awen . . . Resting Place"
|Title||Ah-Nab-Awen Bicentennial Park|
Title from marker. The original Indian mounds located near this site were leveled in the 1850s by settlers to provide dirt for streets.
|Location In Photo||Grand Rapids|
|Collection||Grand Rapids Historical Commission|